Cool off this summer with a trip to the splash pad and a special visit from the Oakville Fire department.
Bring the whole family for a chance to meet the fire crew, check out the fire truck, take part in activities and get some practical information and tips for preventing fires and staying safe.
Panago Pizza will also be on site, selling pizza slices for $2 each and water or pop for $1 each, with proceeds going to Lions Foundation of Canada Dog Guides.
Wednesdays from 6 to 8 p.m. at:
July 6: Old Abby Lane
July 13: Wynten Way
July 20: Sixteen Hollow
July 27: Neyagawa
August 3: Valleybrook
August 10: Fowley Park
August 17: Valleyridge
Guided fire station tours and/or truck visits are available for groups.
Please note: crews may leave at a moment’s notice to attend to an emergency.
In this video the Oakville Fire Department provides a visual demonstration showing how quickly a bedroom fire can spread when there is no sprinkler system.
Watch the growth of the fire, and learn the importance of having working smoke alarms in every bedroom, as well as a home escape plan.